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Beverly Hills Civic Center

Beverly Hills Civic Center

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People

  • Design Development Resources, Limited Partnership (creator)
  • Design Development Resources, Limited Partnership (architectural firm)
  • Eisenman/Robertson Architects (creator)
  • Eisenman/Robertson Architects (architectural firm)
  • Peter Eisenman (archive creator)

Title

Beverly Hills Civic Center

Dates of creation

1931-1982, predominant 1982

Level of archival description

File 40

Extent and Medium

  • 176 drawings
  • 97 reprographic copies
  • 11 photographs
  • 0.17 l.m. of textual records

Scope and Content

File documents the unexecuted project for the Beverly Hills Civic Center, Beverly Hills, California. Material in this file was produced between 1931 and 1982.

File contains conceptual drawings, design development drawings, reference drawings, photographs, and textual records.

Reference Number

AP143.S4.D40

Location

Beverly Hills California United States

Language of material

Documents are in English.

Inventory

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    • Reference Number: DR1999:0155
    • Title: Notes, axonometrics, sections, site plan, doodles
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Peter Eisenman (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    10 conceptual drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • conceptual drawings

    Technique and media:

    Graphite with ink on translucent paper and paper

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 23 x 31 cm sheet (largest): 32 x 21 cm

    Credit line:

    Peter Eisenman fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

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    • Reference Number: DR1999:0156
    • Title: Notes, diagrams, site plans, sections, sketches
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Peter Eisenman (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    17 conceptual drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • conceptual drawings

    Technique and media:

    Ink and coloured pencil on translucent paper; ink on paper; reprographic copies with coloured pencil and graphite

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 28 x 22 cm sheet (largest): 28 x 44 cm

    Credit line:

    Peter Eisenman fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

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    • Reference Number: DR1999:0157
    • Title: Site plans, plans, elevations, axonometrics, sections, sketches
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Peter Eisenman (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    97 design development drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • design development drawings

    Technique and media:

    Graphite, coloured pencil, and ink on translucent paper

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest; irreg.): 24 x 22 cm sheet (largest; irreg.): 61 x 152 cm

    Credit line:

    Peter Eisenman fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

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    • Reference Number: DR1999:0158
    • Title: Plans, elevations, perspectives, axonometrics, sections
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Peter Eisenman (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    52 design development drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • design development drawings

    Technique and media:

    Graphite with coloured pencil and traces of ink on translucent paper

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest; irreg.): 23 x 25 cm sheet (largest): 89 x 107 cm

    Credit line:

    Peter Eisenman fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

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    • Reference Number: DR1999:0159
    • Title: Plans, elevations, axonometrics
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Peter Eisenman (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    19 design development drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • design development drawings

    Technique and media:

    Reprographic copies with traces of ink and coloured pencil, some with graphite and coloured pencil on translucent paper overlays; graphite on translucent paper

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest; irreg.): 22 x 28 cm sheet (largest): 61 x 92 cm

    Credit line:

    Peter Eisenman fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

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    • Reference Number: DR1999:0160
    • Title: Elevations, perspectives, plans, axonometrics, site plan
    • Form: photographs
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Peter Eisenman (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    11 photograph(s)

    Technique and media:

    Gelatin silver prints

    Dimensions:

    photographic materials: 0.01 l.m.

    Credit line:

    Peter Eisenman fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

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    • Reference Number: DR1999:0161
    • Title: Plans, elevations, and details for the Fire Department Headquarters
    • Dates of creation: 1931
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Peter Eisenman (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    6 reference drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • reference drawings

    Technique and media:

    Reprographic copies

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest; irreg.): 16 x 22 cm sheet (largest; irreg.): 16 x 46 cm

    Credit line:

    Peter Eisenman fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

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    • Reference Number: DR1999:0162
    • Title: Plans, elevations, sections, and details for City Hall, Fire Department Headquarters, Library
    • Dates of creation: 1931
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Peter Eisenman (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    72 reference drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • reference drawings

    Technique and media:

    Reprographic copies with traces of ink

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest; irreg.): 15 x 25 cm sheet (largest): 77 x 107 cm

    Credit line:

    Peter Eisenman fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

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    • Reference Number: DR1999:0163
    • Title: Competition reports, competition correspondance, specifications
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Peter Eisenman (archive creator)

    Description:

    competition reports, competition correspondance, specifications, calculations, cost estimates, records of professional correspondence, contracts, building programmes, correspondence

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 textual record(s)

    Dimensions:

    records: 0.17 l.m.

    Credit line:

    Peter Eisenman fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

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    • Reference Number: DR1999:0330
    • Title: Plans, perspectives, axonometrics, elevations, sections
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Peter Eisenman (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    16 presentation drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • presentation drawings

    Technique and media:

    Graphite, ink, and coloured pencil on translucent paper

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest; irreg.): 45 x 47 cm sheet (largest): 92 x 122 cm

    Credit line:

    Peter Eisenman fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

    Folder Number:

    OS2-002

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    • Reference Number: DR1999:0331
    • Title: Plans, perspectives, axonometrics, sections, elevations
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Peter Eisenman (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    20 presentation drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • presentation drawings (proposals)

    Technique and media:

    Reprographic copies; negatives

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 92 x 132 cm sheet (largest): 107 x 135 cm

    Credit line:

    Peter Eisenman fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

    Folder Number:

    OS2-002

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    • Reference Number: DR1999:0332
    • Title: Site plans, axonometric, aerial view, plan, section, detail
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Peter Eisenman (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    9 reference drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • reference drawings

    Technique and media:

    Reprographic copies

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 61 x 242 cm sheet (largest): 25 x 41 cm

    Credit line:

    Peter Eisenman fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

    Folder Number:

    OS2-002

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    • Reference Number: DR1999:0333
    • Title: Plans, sections, details
    • Catalogued items within this file 1

    People:

    • Peter Eisenman (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 set(s)

    Technique and media:

    Reprographic copies

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 62 x 45 cm sheet (largest): 61 x 161 cm

    Credit line:

    Peter Eisenman fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

    Folder Number:

    OS2-002

    Objects that have been catalogued:

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